|By Marc Middleton | July 20, 2012 | Comments|
Ziggler: That show's been like a dream come true for me. I love this business and I've wanted to be in it since I was five years old because I love entertaining. And I give everything I can in the ring, but, like you said, I've only been on the mic three times in several years. And so I started writing down everything I can think of when I watched these garbage internet clips of people doing the stupidest things. And I would just write the first things that came to mind. And so I would write the show and then when we tape the show, I get to do a little bit of improv with the stuff too. So it's been a blast. I think it's a great show. And like Twitter, it's great for a guy like me who doesn't get to talk on the microphone all that much on RAW and Smackdown. I think it shows that I can talk, that I can host a show, that I can be in a movie or a TV show. Whatever it takes, I think it shows I can deliver.
IGN: So you actually write WWE Download?
Ziggler: They usually send me clips and they give me one or two points that they want me to hit on, and then I just started writing jokes for it. The way you'd write jokes for the Tonight Show or a Tosh.0 or something like that. And a couple times, when I've had a bad week at work, I just go and write a monologue where I pick on Alberto Del Rio and wonder why I'm not in his place and stuff like that. And I always try to find a way to make it entertaining.
You can check out the full interview by clicking here.
Got a news tip or correction? Send it to us by clicking here.
Adam Cole On Being A Free Agent, Why He Didn't Re-Sign With ROH, Being ROH World Champ, Jim Cornette
ROH COO Joe Koff On How WWE Is "More Like A Concert," Dalton Castle Contract Talks
Massive Title Change At ROH Best In The World (Videos)
Spoilers On New Superstars Qualified For The Mae Young Classic, New WWE NXT Ring Names Revealed
Title Change At ROH Best In The World (Videos)
Spoiler: Former ROH Star Makes WWE NXT Debut (Photo)
WWE Main Event Recap: Tony Nese Gets A Win, Gran Metalik, Kalisto Vs. Rhyno
ROH Best In The World Results: Who Left As ROH Champion?, Title Changes
** SPOILERS ** WWE NXT Tapings For June & July
James Storm On Why He Left NXT For Impact, Changes With Jeff Jarrett In Charge, Bobby Roode, More
Speculation On Change To Brock Lesnar's WrestleMania Plans, John Cena Note, Rock Fan Stops Traffic
More On Daniel Bryan Possibly Wrestling Again, Recent Testing, When His WWE Contract Expires
Mauro Ranallo Set To Work WWE NXT, Triple H Comments
Jeff Jarrett Says There's No Question Who Owns 'Broken Hardy' Gimmick
Jinder Mahal Details Recent Car Accident With Braun Strowman, Reveals Who He Rides With
WWE RAW Star Welcomes First Child, Ric Flair Helping Kane, Randy Orton Attacks In Slow Motion